“I knew well the rules to follow with our training Dogs: Speak when you’re spoken to. Keep out of the way. Obey all orders. Get killed on your own time.”
In 246 H.E., the Provost’s Dogs guard Tortall’s capital city. Beka Cooper is one of their newest trainees – a Puppy wet behind the ears but eager to learn. But Beka will have to learn faster than she bargained for because she’s assigned to the Lower City, Corus’s toughest district. It’s filled with pickpockets who are fast as lightening, rouges who will knock your teeth out with a smile, and murderers with hidden plans. In the constant batt… show more ▼le for the Lower City’s streets, Beka will have to use her smarts and her own eerie brand of magic if she hopes to survive.
This is the beginning of Beka’s story, her legend, and her legacy….
Terrier by Tamora Pierce——Published in 2006